Ipomoea laxiflora H.J. Chowdhery & Debta (Convolvulaceae): new records for the Western Ghats and semiarid regions

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Sachin M. Patil
Ajit M. Vasava
Vinay M. Raole
Kishore S. Rajput
https://orcid.org/0000-0003-2058-0412

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Ipomoea laxiflora, a species usually found in northern India and Deccan peninsula was collected from Ahwa of Dangs district (Western Ghats) and Lafni & Munjka villages of Rajkot district (semiarid region) of Gujarat state for the first time. A detailed description, distribution, conservation status, and photographs are provided to facilitate the identity of I. laxiflora in the field.

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Sachin M. Patil, Vasava, A.M., Raole , V.M. and Rajput, K.S. 2022. Ipomoea laxiflora H.J. Chowdhery & Debta (Convolvulaceae): new records for the Western Ghats and semiarid regions. Journal of Threatened Taxa. 14, 1 (Jan. 2022), 20526–20529. DOI:https://doi.org/10.11609/jott.5956.14.1.20526-20529.
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